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Girl with plaid outfit and pantaloons

PC005.D06.147 (RS159784)

Description

Sixth-plate daguerreotypes of a girl (4-5) wearing a plaid outfit and pantaloons. She is standing next to a brocade covered table. The image was made by Jeremiah Gurney, a jeweller, inventor and author who learned daguerreotypy in the spring of 1840 and was active in New York into the 1850s. Cased with D.6.148.

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Details

Collection Name
Daguerreotypes collection, ca. 1845-1865
Collection Code
PC005
Dates
1852-1857
Physical Description
1 daguerreotype
Inscriptions
(mat) j. gurney 349 broadway
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DagID: 735
GUSN
254035
Reference Code
PC005.D06.147

Record details

Originator
Gurney, Jeremiah, 1812-1895 (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
children (people by age group)
costume (mode of fashion)
girls
portraits
standing
tables (support furniture)
Material Type
daguerreotypes (photographs)
photographs
Places
New York City (New York state)
Location Note
HGO-01-004-A-2 [Drawer 44 in old database]

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